All kinds of interesting dioramas
Many but not all have English translations
Worth the trip
Wide range of exhibits from beautiful old chapel to Modern Quito exhibit with very funny mini mannequins of "punks, skaters and hippies"
I think this museum is well done and very interesting. It starts off by describing the environmental aspects of the city, then the ancient civilizations that resided in it, and then goes through it's colonial history. If you like history and getting to know a...更多
We really enjoyed learning more about Ecuador's indigenous peoples and the history of the country and area. Aside from being informative, the museum was actually aesthetically pleasing, with a beautiful courtyard in the middle and a fountain as well.
I rode the hop on hop off bus to get here and had difficulty finding the front desk. The visit was well worth the minor hassle. As soon as I approached the front desk, a guide greeted me in a friendly manner. He asked if...更多
I loved this museum! The museum itself is a really beautiful old hospital, which adds to the historical value of this place. You start on the bottom floor in pre-Incan times, moving through to Incan history, history of Spanish colonization, and history of Ecuador's journey...更多
Considering it's telling the history of Quito, this museum is in a very modern setting, with 21st century exhibits. It's only $3 to visit and because everything is labelled in Spanish only, make sure you take the tour with the English speaking guide, which is...更多
This museum is the UNESCO cultural heritage site .
The brutal expedition of Spanish into Amazonian valley in 1631 was vividly depicted ; the progression of church mass shows the power of social status being intimately connected to money. The floor inlay of Quito resembles...更多